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Surround Sound from LG’s G7 Smartphone

Surround Sound from LG’s G7 Smartphone

Just how different can one smartphone be from another? I get to see quite a few new phones each year and if you take a step back, they mostly have the same basic functions so it comes down to personal style and how you’ll use it. In the case of LG’s current flagship phone, the G7 ThinQ, one of the[Read More…]

Android 9 Pie Coming Soon to your Phone

Android 9 Pie Coming Soon to your Phone

The latest version of the Android mobile operating system is coming soon to a smartphone near you. Notable updates in Android 9 Pie include an optional change to navigation, with a new gesture system that removes the traditional 3 navigation buttons and replaces them with one that can be pressed or swiped in different directions. Android 9 learns which apps[Read More…]

2 Day Battery Life with Nokia 7 Plus

2 Day Battery Life with Nokia 7 Plus

Last month Nokia introduced 4 new smartphones to the market, starting with the low cost Nokia 1 ($149) up to the Nokia 8 Sirocco ($1199), however the two other devices in the middle shouldn’t be overlooked. The Nokia 7 plus is a smartphone with premium looks and performance but without that high price tag ($649).   Just before the release of[Read More…]

How Location Sharing Can Work Against You

How Location Sharing Can Work Against You

Every time you post a picture or status update to Facebook, make a tweet, or check-in to a location on your smartphone, you could be sharing your exact location.  Are you ok with that? Location services play a large role with any smartphone, for example for navigating with a maps app and knowing exactly where in the world you are.[Read More…]

Huawei’s Premium Smartphone for under $1000

Huawei’s Premium Smartphone for under $1000

You don’t need to spend over $1000 to get a great smartphone. While the latest Apple, Samsung and Google devices are attractive options, if you don’t want to or simply can’t justify spending 1500 or more dollars, the latest Smartphone from Huawei is perfect. I’m talking about Huawei’s Mate 10. With a 5.9inch display you get just a little more[Read More…]